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Women of the Scriptures: Virtue

*A note on Virtue: Here is where I think Mormons get a little confused. Whenever we hear the word “virtue,” our minds immediately scream CHASTITY. This is not an inaccurate association – chastity would not exist without virtue, but I think that there is a better definition for this principle. 508 more words
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You. I.

You have god to guide your heart
You live in a world where virtue
Exists because god is your light
God is the ultimate provider of love… 84 more words

Do Women Set the Bar of Morality in Civilization?

An often-repeated quote of Archbishop Fulton Sheen is

“To a great extent the level of any civilization is the level of its womanhood.  When a man loves a woman, he has to become worthy of her.

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Universal Human Virtues Found in Arabic Literature

These remarks correspond to our latest Virtue Talk podcast with Tahera Qutbuddin, which you can listen to here.

I grew up in Mumbai, India, studied Arabic at Ayn Shams University in Cairo, Egypt, and came to Harvard University in the US for my PhD, which I completed in 1999. 2,345 more words

Virtue, Happiness, & The Meaning Of Life

Patience, Patience...Patience!

Earlier during the week I went to a rental business with my father to get a vehicle under a reservation that had been made. We were on our way to drop my car to a paint and body shop because the part needed for it had arrived. 380 more words

Violence

As a quality, non violence is quite good
But see a little differently, if you would.
There’s a little good in every war
If only we see what it is for. 122 more words

Poetry